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Dumbing Down Our Kids: Why American Children Feel Good About Themselves But ...

Charles J. Sykes - Education - 1995 - 352 pages
Offers an expose of American public education, charging that faddish educational theories and the drive to inflate students' self-esteem are causing standards to decline
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Profscam: Professors and the Demise of Higher Education

Charles J. Sykes - Education - 1988 - 304 pages
ProfScam reveals the direct and ultimate reason for the collapse of higher education in the Unites States— the selfish, wayward, and corrupt American university professor.
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The End of Privacy: The Attack on Personal Rights at Home, at Work, On-Line ...

Charles J. Sykes - Political Science - 1999 - 304 pages
As Justice Louis Brandeis suggested more than a century ago, privacy--the right to be left alone--is the most valued, if not the most celebrated, right enjoyed by Americans ...
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A Nation of Moochers: America's Addiction to Getting Something for Nothing

Charles J. Sykes - Political Science - 2012 - 320 pages
We have experienced a shift in American character: we've become a nation of moochers. Increasingly dependent on the efforts of others over our own, Americans are free to ...
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50 Rules Kids Won't Learn in School: Real-World Antidotes to Feel-Good Education

Charles J. Sykes - Family & Relationships - 2007 - 192 pages
Charles J. Sykes offers fifty life lessons not included in the self-esteem-laden, reality-light curriculum of most schools. Here are truths about what kids will encounter in ...
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The National Review College Guide: America's Top Liberal Arts Schools

Charles J. Sykes, Brad Miner - Education - 1993 - 270 pages
Provides information on costs, enrollment, and financial aid for more than fifty top colleges from Asbury and Baylor to Union and Wheaton
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The Hollow Men: Politics and Corruption in Higher Education

Charles J. Sykes - Education - 1990 - 356 pages
Examines the decline of college curricula arguing that modern colleges are producing hollow men and women with little or no exposure to the great books and ideas of Western ...
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Fail U.: The False Promise of Higher Education

Charles J. Sykes - Education - 2016 - 288 pages
The cost of a college degree has increased by 1,125% since 1978 - four times the rate of inflation. Total student debt is $1.3 trillion. Many private universities charge ...
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Black Anxiety, White Guilt, and the Politics of Status Frustration

T. Alexander Smith, Lenahan O'Connell - Political Science - 1997 - 204 pages
Smith (political science, U. of Tennessee) and O'Connell (rural economic development, U. of Kentucky) are convinced that ongoing racial conflict is caused less by overt ...
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Therapy Culture: Cultivating Vulnerability in an Uncertain Age

Frank Füredi - Social Science - 2004 - 245 pages
Therapy Culture explores the powerful influence of therapeutic imperative in Anglo-American societies. In recent decades virtually every sphere of life has become subject to a ...
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